Maria Eagle

MP, Garston and Halewood

Garston and Halewood Labour

Maria Eagle’s voting in Parliament

Maria Eagle is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Maria Eagle sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Maria Eagle generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Maria Eagle never rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Labour MP for Garston and Halewood

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented Liverpool, Garston

Expenses

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Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Work and Pensions
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Departmental Travel
  • West Coast Railway Line: Franchises
  • Travel
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Departmental Public Transport

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (since 7 Oct 2013)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Shadow Solicitor General (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Minister of State (Ministry of Justice) (also in Government Equalities Office) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (Government Equalities Office) (also in the Ministry of Justice) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Government Equalities office) (also in the Ministry of Justice) (5 Oct 2008 to 9 Jun 2009)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (2 Jul 2007 to 9 Jun 2009)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office) (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Skills) (Children and Families) (10 May 2005 to 5 May 2006)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (11 Jun 2001 to 10 May 2005)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (25 Jul 1997 to 29 Nov 1999)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 12 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 105 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 66.04% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 24 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 131 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Maria Eagle’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 602 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Aug 2015.

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